Primary Presenter

Sandy Avzaradel
Sandy Avzaradel has over 25 years supporting students and families as a teacher, early childhood program coordinator and special education preschool administrator in Irvine Unified School District. Her passion and expertise lies in promoting the essential foundations for social and emotional development in young children to prevent challenging behavior. Sandy has presented at local, state, and national levels on Early Childhood PBIS, the Pyramid Model, challenging behavior, social and emotional development, child development and school readiness topics. As a consultant for early childhood, Sandy supports families, teachers, directors and administrators to implement prevention strategies, intentional teaching practices, and positive reinforcement to prevent challenging behaviors.